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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Forester's Arms is a country hotel in the finest tradition. A comfortable, homely establishment where you are sure of a warm welcome. Don't go if you are on a diet because you won't be able to resist the food on offer. If you are lucky enough to be there for Sunday lunch then you are in for a very...

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yorkshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our difficulty in finding experience was more than made up for with the welcome we received. Ok it could do with a makeover but that is what makes it so appealing. The food is superb & varied & the service is top notch. We even had our car washed without asking !! I don't recommend the hotels walks though as...

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Esher, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a charming English style inn just outside Mbabane,Swaziland. The buffet is absolutely fantastic for the price. Every taste is catered for and the food is all extremely well cooked. Too many superb dishes to mention, so just go and try it for yourself.

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Maputo, Mozambique
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is a very nice little place out in the woods. There are lots of good things to say about the hotel, the restaurant and all activities. And I agree to it all. But there is one thing that I would like to warn eventual guests about...the rooms are quite small and the view is...other people walking in front of...

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Thank Nicolandia
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Ruth and her team bless me every time I come here with their level of excellence that they put into all they do. From the room to the food and the beautiful surrounds - everything is done with a level of passion and excellence to the point of washing your car each morning no matter the weather. This isn't just...

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Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 6 February 2017

When we first arrived at Foresters Arms we where enchanted by the whimsical entry/reception location with beautiful flowers, all surrounded by trees. Even though the rooms are not 'modern', they are adequate and we slept well. Breakfast and dinner where very good. Very friendly staff and we had a nice chat with the owner, who drew us a map for...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 26 January 2017

This is a good place to stay, if you are travelling from Durban to Kruger Park and you want to stay in Swaziland. The location is a little bit far from the main roads so you have a quiet stay. Rooms are comfortable in comparison to other locations round there. Additionally you may use the restaurant, from my point of...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Can't understand the good reviews as this is one of the worst places I have stayed. The rooms are terrible and in dire need of a refurb, ours didn't even have a shower attached to the wall (didn't know handheld only existed anymore). The food was very average and I couldn't wait to leave. I will say that the staff...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Went there a bit by mistake. Thought it was close to centre and was actually good 30 minute drive through deep dark roads. Loved the food, service and location. Definitely worth the drive. Only tourists there though which was a bit strange but may be because it's so far. Would definitely recommend

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Comfortable, homey Colonial atmosphere and decor. Double bed rooms or two single beds. Make sure u let them know your preference. Some rooms have just baths and others showers. Rooms have heaters and some have fireplaces for colder weather. Ceiling fans help for hotter weather. Best views from rooms facing onto the pool area. Table tennis available nice. Gym consists...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Foresters Arms Hotel
Foresters Arms Hotel
Cuisines: International, Fusion
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Foresters Arms is gloriously situated near Mbabane in the heart of the kingdom on scenic paved roads; ideally placed for all Swaziland's attractions. It is a place of great character and charm with excellent accommodation overlooking the gardens, pool and valley and offering exceptional value for money. All rooms are en suite with quality cotton linen and heated towel rails; central heating for chilly weather. Great atmosphere with log fires in the lounge, restaurant and bar. Exceptional food, cooked and served with care and pride; featuring imaginative menus, home made breads and ice-creams. Malaria free area. Free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel and gardens. Friendly, helpful and well-trained staff, tourist information/bookings available. Country walks/hiking, bird-watching, horse riding, mountain biking. The attractive Usuthu Golf course adjoins the property. Fitness room, sauna. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Foresters Arms

Address: Mhlambanyatsi, Mbabane H100, Swaziland
Region: Swaziland > Hhohho District > Mbabane
Price Range: $123 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Foresters Arms 3.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Foresters Arms Mbabane
Foresters Arms Swaziland/Mbabane
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“Room # 7 has some degree of privacy!”
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“All looked good.”
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“Request the last room on the wing facing the pool for a fireplace and more privacy.”
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“some rooms have fireplaces if you want that cosy feeling.”
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